Welcome to Bethel Park

Welcome to the official website of the Municipality of Bethel Park. Bethel Park is situated in the south hills of Pittsburgh, and is host to a diverse variety of housing, shopping and transportation needs. Please, browse our site to find out about all of the great services the Municipality of Bethel Park has to offer. Check back frequently to keep up to date with all of the latest events, programs and meetings going on in our community. Bethel Park is a great place to live in, shop at and visit.

Please visit our web page frequently as we are always providing residents with up to date community news and information. 

News & Events

2016 Fall Leaf Collection:  Leaf collection is scheduled to start the week of October 10th and continues for six (6) weeks throughout the fall.  There will be no collection Thanksgiving week (November 21 through 25).  The final week of collection is the week of November 14th through November 28th.  Residents are to place leaves at the curb on the same day as the regular trash collection.  The leaves are to be placed in brown paper leaf bags available at location stores or in containers clearly marked “Leaves” that can be easily dumped.  The use of plastic bags as a receptacle for leaves is prohibited and will not be collected.  Leaves must be at the curb by 7:00 a.m. in order to assure collection.


Ward 1 Council Seat Opening

The Municipality of Bethel Park is currently accepting applications from residents of the 1st Ward to fill the vacant Ward 1 Council seat.  The successful individual will be appointed by Municipal Council and will serve until completion of the 2017 General Election.  Interested individuals should send a letter of interest and resume to the Municipal Manager, William J. Spagnol, at 5100 West Library Avenue, Bethel Park, PA  15102 or to manager@bethelpark.net  no later than 12:00 Noon on Thursday, September 29, 2016.  



Community Center Renovation Schedule:

Due to necessary repairs to the Community Center, visitors must use the front entrance beginning September 1st.  Construction is expected to be complete by October 31stThere will be disruptions to the normal schedule; the Gym and Walking Track may be closed at some time during the construction.   Closings will be posted here.



FALL CLEAN UP SCHEDULED:                 The Municipality of Bethel Park, in conjunction with Pennsylvania Department of Transportation (PennDOT)), will once again sponsor "Fall Clean Up Day”.  This year’s event is scheduled for Saturday, October 15, 2016.

As in the past, PennDOT will supply the trash bags, safety vests and gloves, and the Municipality will provide patches for the young participants.  This is an opportunity for willing volunteers to help clean the parks and roadways of Bethel Park and spruce-up our community.  A list of areas that are in need of clean up will be provided.


Any individual, group, or community organization wishing to participate should contact Michelle Baynham for details at 412-831-6800, Ext 203 or email at mbaynham@bethelpark.net.  



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Representative Rick Saccone will have a satellite office in the Conference Room of the Municipal Building. Any resident who wishes to meet with him should  call (412) 653-1025 to schedule an appointment.


Mayor Allen is looking for persons or groups that make a difference in Bethel Park. If you or anyone that you know make Bethel Park a better place to live call Mayor Allen and leave a message at 412-831-6800 x 392







Bethel Park Recreation now has their own Facebook Page.  Click on this link to check out all of their latest programs and events.


Council Meeting Information

Regular Meeting

October 10, 2016,  7:30 p.m.
Council Chambers


Committee Meetings
October 24, 2016  7:30 p.m.

Caucus Room


Regular Council Meeting Minutes

Watch Council Meeting
Meeting Schedule
Home Rule Study Commission Meeting Minutes

Home Rule Charter - Amended 11/2015


Notice to BP Residents:  The Planning Commission Regular Meeting on Wednesday, October 12, 2016 has been cancelled.  The next scheduled meeting is on Wednesday, October 26, 2016 at 7:00 p.m. (Workshop Meeting).

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